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Boys State Tennis Tournament
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Boys State Tennis Tournament
86th Annual Boys Tennis Tournament starts Thursday in Sioux Falls
SDHSAA Press Release - May 17, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The 86th Annual Boy State Tennis Tournament will be held in Sioux Falls, May 18-19-20. Twenty-three teams have entered the tournament. Champions will be determined in six singles flights and three doubles flights over the course of the three days. Previous champions participating in the tournament are as follows:

Kaleb Dobbs, senior from Sioux Falls Lincoln, will be going for a three-peat in Flight 1 Singles. Flight 2 Singles champion, Sam Dobbs, Sioux Falls Lincoln, will return to defend his championship.  There will be new champions at Flights 3 and 4 due to graduation.  Graham Leonard, Sioux Falls Lincoln, will return to defend his title at Flight 5. There will be a new champion at Flight 6 as last year’s champion, Michael Yousef, Sioux Fall O’Gorman will be moving up to Flight 3.

Kaleb and Sam Dobbs, Sioux Falls Lincoln will be going for a three-peat in First Flight Doubles. In Flight 2, Will McDowell and partner Sam Heckmann will try and defend their championship. There will be a new champion crowned in Doubles Flight 3, defending champion Graham Leonard, Sioux Falls Lincoln, will team up with new partner Akshay Choudhry.

Sioux Falls Lincoln will be going for four in a row. A team champion has been determined the past 46 years of the state tennis tournament.

First round singles matches begin at 8:00 a.m. with Flights 1 and 2 at McKennan Park, Flights 3 and 4 at Sioux Falls Washington, with Flights 5 and 6 at Brandon Valley.  Doubles matches will start at 2:45 p.m. with Flight 1 at McKennan Park, Flight 2 at Sioux Falls Washington and Flight 3 at Brandon Valley.

Matches continue on Friday at McKennan Park, Sioux Falls Washington and Brandon at 8:00 a.m..  On Saturday, play resumes at McKennan Park for all flights beginning with Flights 1-3 Doubles Championship Semi-finals starting at 8:00 a.m. For a complete schedule, check the SDHSAA website: www.sdhsaa.com.  For any rain delay or weather issues refer to www.facebook.com/SDHSAA.  

Current results will be posted on the SDHSAA website link to SDPB.org.

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